This film shows wrestlers practicing at the New York Athletic Club circa November 7, 1905. This Film was shot by the original American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, founded by William Kennedy Laurie Dickson. The Company, active from 1895 to 1928, was the first company in the USA solely devoted to film-making. A new corporation by the same name was founded in 1991 in Los Angeles, California by Thomas R. Bond II, son of the late Thomas "Tommy" Bond (1926-2005) who starred in... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: wrestling, new york, athletics, 1905, wwe, amateur, olympics, W.K.L Dickson, American, Mutoscope,...
byH.J Miles; American Mutoscope & Biograph Company
A September 30, 1903 afternoon panoramic view, shot by H.J Miles, of people at the north end of Ocean Beach located near the Cliff House on San Francisco's western shore. The film is a production of the American Mutoscope & Biograph Company. If some of these scenes look familiar, it is because this is the full video from which 2 short clips, "Cliff House from Ocean Beach" and "Crowds at Ocean Beach," housed at archive.org, were taken. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Cliff House, Ocean Beach, Golden Gate, Dutch Windmill, American Mutoscope & Biograph Company,...